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House Sitting in Southgate, Palo Alto

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1. Katie

Will Drop Food

Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Katie did a wonderful job pet sitting our two very high-maintenance dogs. Both dogs need medication, one needs almost constant supervision and the other is s... (more)"

2. Nicolette

I’d love to walk or run your dog!

Stanford, CA, 94305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Niki was wonderful with our two dogs! Her love of dogs is truly genuine. One our dogs is elederly and requires a gentle hand and heart-that’s Niki to a tee.... (more)"

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3. Hannah

Energetic, friendly dog lover!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hannah was an excellent house sitter. She followed our care instructions very well and updated us often. The house looked great when we returned and Willy wa... (more)"

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4. Ella

I love dogs!

Los Altos Hills, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Ella was truly amazing.....She was responsive to every text. She sent pics of the dogs. The dogs were both super happy and the house was spotless. I feel ver... (more)"

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5. Cindy

Caring and Kind Pet Sitter

Los Altos, CA, 94022

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Cindy is wonderful, responsive and she made things so easy. She stayed at my house over the 4th of July weekend and I would definitely re-book her anytime I ... (more)"

6. Chioke

College athlete that loves dogs

Palo Alto, CA, 94306

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chioke was very responsive and we felt comfortable having him watch Delta for the week we were traveling recently. He was great about sharing photos of a hap... (more)"

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7. Brittany

Im a perfectionist w/ a love 4 dogs

Mountain View, CA, 94040

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Moving here less than a year ago, we were struggling to find someone to love and care for our dog the way we do. Brittany has gone above and beyond to care f... (more)"

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8. Jeff

Dependable athletic fun dog lover!

Mountain View, CA, 94043

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"What a lifesaver! Jeff is awesome. It was a comfort to know what good hands my pup was in while I was away. She's a sweet and high energy dog and when I came... (more)"

9. Kate

Your dog's new best friend

Menlo Park, CA, 94025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thank you Kate! You not only took good care of our two dogs but also of our two cats - and 13 tadpoles too. You were so nice to pick us up from the airport a... (more)"

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10. Mary

Tender Loving Care for Your Dogs

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting

"Mary took excellent care of Blossom; you could tell that by the end of her stay, Blossom was a big fan of hers. She also left my house cleaner than she foun... (more)"

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11. Amy

Work from home!

Downtown North, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've had dogs since I came out of the womb. I've had golden retrievers and Labradors mostly but also worked with all types of dogs as a sitter and ... (more)

12. Liz

I'll play & run with your dog

Palo Alto, CA, 94304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Liz was great. It was easy to communicate with her. She was prompt, immediately made friends with Riley and we left feeling he would be well taken care of. W... (more)"

13. Marisol

I'llplay with some belazywith other

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marisol is fabulous! She bathed, walked, snuggled and loved my dog. I could not give her a higher recommendation. She is great! (more)"

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14. Gwen

I love small dogs!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Extremely competent and a true pleasure to deal with. Gwen looked after Bello and it's very clear they both had a great weekend. I hope we can find another o... (more)"

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15. Genie

Friendly, Attentive, Reliable Care

Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto, CA, 94303

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Genie was amazing! She was super sensitive to Lil Lucy's needs and sent lots of updates throughout the stay. Lucy seemed happy and relaxed when we got home (... (more)"

16. Alicia

LOVE dogs! + FREE Photography :)

East Palo Alto, CA, 94303

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Alicia was great with my dog! She is kind and attentive. She has a great energy and my dog is excited whenever they meet. Would definitely recommend Alicia!! (more)"

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17. Carolyn

Happy dogs light up my life

Palo Alto, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carolyn is reliable, responsible, communicative, friendly, and is a TRUE dog lover! <3 Our dog Angel enjoyed their time together very much and was incredibly... (more)"

18. Shannon

Dogs are better than people

Stanford, CA, 94305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shannon house and dog sat for us over a holiday weekend and was remarkable. Our 10 month old Golden Retriever loves her, and she handled his 76 pounds of ent... (more)"

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19. Megan

Live, work and pet-sit downtown

University South, Palo Alto, CA, 94301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan did a great job looking after Elli and Nico over a weekend. She sent pictures and took Elli on adventures. (more)"

20. Luke

Stanford GSB Couple Who LOVE Dogs!

Stanford, CA, 94305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Luke and Danielle did a great job sitting for our pups in our home. They kept us at ease with great updates and photos. We appreciated them spoiling our pups... (more)"

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